The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 293 324 354
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +30
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 441 407 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.85% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 3.36% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 381 271 177
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 87 £57,750 +8.45% 20
New Malden - 6 - -
Greenford - 5 £55,000 -
Wembley +4 3 £51,500 - 1
Feltham - 2 £45,750 -
Croydon -3 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 900 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 183 (20.33%) DV Cleared
3 179 (19.89%) Cisco
4 154 (17.11%) Windows
5 152 (16.89%) Cisco Certification
6 151 (16.78%) Firewall
7 145 (16.11%) Microsoft
8 144 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 139 (15.44%) Degree
10 134 (14.89%) Oracle
11 133 (14.78%) ITIL
12 127 (14.11%) Finance
13 103 (11.44%) C
14 98 (10.89%) Juniper
15 93 (10.33%) WAN
16 92 (10.22%) LAN
16 92 (10.22%) CheckPoint
17 90 (10.00%) CCNA
18 89 (9.89%) VMware
19 88 (9.78%) CCNP
20 86 (9.56%) Java
20 86 (9.56%) .NET
20 86 (9.56%) Information Security
21 84 (9.33%) Telecoms
22 81 (9.00%) UNIX
23 80 (8.89%) C#
23 80 (8.89%) Wireless
24 79 (8.78%) SQL
25 78 (8.67%) SQL Server
25 78 (8.67%) Linux

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 42 (4.67%) IIS
3 34 (3.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 34 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 29 (3.22%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 20 (2.22%) Lync
6 17 (1.89%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
8 13 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.33%) Node.js
10 11 (1.22%) CMS
11 10 (1.11%) Umbraco
12 9 (1.00%) JBoss
13 8 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.67%) Apache
15 6 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 76 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.78%) MS Office
3 12 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.78%) MS Project
5 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 15 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.44%) LabWindows
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 2 (0.22%) SAP GRC
11 2 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.22%) Office 365
3 10 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.44%) SaaS
6 3 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 151 (16.78%) Firewall
2 93 (10.33%) WAN
3 92 (10.22%) LAN
4 80 (8.89%) Wireless
5 37 (4.11%) Network Security
6 36 (4.00%) VoIP
7 32 (3.56%) Wireless Security
8 31 (3.44%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (3.11%) BGP
11 27 (3.00%) MPLS
11 27 (3.00%) OSPF
11 27 (3.00%) SAN
12 25 (2.78%) DNS
13 24 (2.67%) SNMP
14 20 (2.22%) IP Telephony
15 19 (2.11%) DHCP
16 17 (1.89%) FWSM
17 16 (1.78%) TCP/IP
18 14 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 38 (4.22%) Oracle Exadata
5 33 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.11%) MySQL
7 26 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 22 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.11%) Big Data
10 19 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.22%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.11%) Mahout
16 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (3.67%) Visual Studio
1 33 (3.67%) NUnit
2 31 (3.44%) Selenium
3 21 (2.33%) JUnit
4 18 (2.00%) CruiseControl
4 18 (2.00%) MSBuild
5 17 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 17 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (1.67%) FitNesse
7 12 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.33%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.22%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (1.00%) Mockito
10 8 (0.89%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.67%) Rational Performance Tester
11 6 (0.67%) Maven
12 5 (0.56%) JMeter
12 5 (0.56%) Yeoman
General
1 127 (14.11%) Finance
2 84 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 47 (5.22%) Retail
4 19 (2.11%) Banking
5 17 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.44%) Military
7 9 (1.00%) Marketing
8 7 (0.78%) Legal
8 7 (0.78%) Advertising
9 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.44%) Electronics
11 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Law
11 2 (0.22%) Publishing
11 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 142 (15.78%) Consultant
2 107 (11.89%) Architect
3 77 (8.56%) Developer
4 61 (6.78%) Analyst
4 61 (6.78%) Network Engineer
5 60 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 37 (4.11%) Technical Architect
7 33 (3.67%) .NET Developer
8 32 (3.56%) DBA
8 32 (3.56%) Project Manager
9 31 (3.44%) Tester
10 27 (3.00%) Test Manager
10 27 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (2.67%) Test Analyst
11 24 (2.67%) Oracle Architect
12 23 (2.56%) Support Engineer
12 23 (2.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
13 22 (2.44%) Administrator
13 22 (2.44%) Business Analyst
14 20 (2.22%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (9.56%) .NET
2 66 (7.33%) CSS
2 66 (7.33%) HTML
3 61 (6.78%) ASP.NET
4 57 (6.33%) Middleware
5 44 (4.89%) .NET Framework
5 44 (4.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 43 (4.78%) WCF
7 40 (4.44%) Entity Framework
8 39 (4.33%) J2EE
9 36 (4.00%) Web Services
10 29 (3.22%) HTML5
11 28 (3.11%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 26 (2.89%) jQuery
12 26 (2.89%) CSS3
13 22 (2.44%) REST
14 19 (2.11%) SOAP
15 17 (1.89%) Spring
16 15 (1.67%) Hibernate
17 14 (1.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 38 (4.22%) Oracle Exalogic
4 28 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.67%) PKI
6 23 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 20 (2.22%) CESG
8 17 (1.89%) Clustering
9 16 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.78%) User Experience
10 15 (1.67%) Replication
11 13 (1.44%) GIS
12 11 (1.22%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.11%) Life Science
14 9 (1.00%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.78%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.67%) Social Media
16 6 (0.67%) Mathematics
17 5 (0.56%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 154 (17.11%) Windows
2 81 (9.00%) UNIX
3 78 (8.67%) Linux
4 31 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.22%) Solaris
8 11 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.78%) CentOS
11 2 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.22%) Android
11 2 (0.22%) SUSE
11 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) HPUX
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.11%) webOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (14.78%) ITIL
3 86 (9.56%) Information Security
4 64 (7.11%) Change Management
5 63 (7.00%) Cyber Security
6 62 (6.89%) PRINCE2
7 59 (6.56%) Project Management
8 58 (6.44%) Service Management
9 56 (6.22%) Risk Management
10 55 (6.11%) CRM
11 54 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 53 (5.89%) Service Delivery
13 52 (5.78%) MVC
14 49 (5.44%) Scrum
14 49 (5.44%) Penetration Testing
15 47 (5.22%) Analytics
15 47 (5.22%) Change Control
16 45 (5.00%) Software Engineering
17 41 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (4.44%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (11.44%) C
2 86 (9.56%) Java
3 80 (8.89%) C#
4 79 (8.78%) SQL
5 68 (7.56%) JavaScript
6 35 (3.89%) C++
7 33 (3.67%) Ruby
8 29 (3.22%) Python
9 20 (2.22%) Perl
10 19 (2.11%) PHP
11 17 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.44%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.11%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.56%) Clojure
15 5 (0.56%) R
15 5 (0.56%) VBA
16 4 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 900 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 183 (20.33%) DV Cleared
3 152 (16.89%) Cisco Certification
4 139 (15.44%) Degree
5 90 (10.00%) CCNA
6 88 (9.78%) CCNP
7 45 (5.00%) CISSP
8 43 (4.78%) ISTQB
9 41 (4.56%) CCSA
10 33 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (3.44%) ISEB
12 29 (3.22%) CCIE
13 27 (3.00%) CISM
14 19 (2.11%) MCSE
15 18 (2.00%) CCSE
16 13 (1.44%) CCDP
17 12 (1.33%) MCTS
17 12 (1.33%) HP APS
18 11 (1.22%) VTSP
18 11 (1.22%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.33%) QA
2 38 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (4.11%) SLA
4 10 (1.11%) COBIT
5 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.78%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.11%) GPG13
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 70 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.22%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.89%) XenApp
5 16 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (1.44%) Firmware
7 12 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.89%) vSphere
10 6 (0.67%) vCloud
10 6 (0.67%) Snort
11 5 (0.56%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.56%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.44%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (2.00%) Data Guard
1 18 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (1.33%) OpenView
3 11 (1.22%) SCCM
3 11 (1.22%) Puppet
4 9 (1.00%) SCOM
5 7 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.56%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.44%) OSSEC
8 4 (0.44%) Nessus
8 4 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.44%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.33%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.33%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 179 (19.89%) Cisco
2 145 (16.11%) Microsoft
3 134 (14.89%) Oracle
4 98 (10.89%) Juniper
5 92 (10.22%) CheckPoint
6 89 (9.89%) VMware
7 65 (7.22%) HP
8 51 (5.67%) F5
9 34 (3.78%) Remedy
10 31 (3.44%) Citrix
11 23 (2.56%) McAfee
12 22 (2.44%) IBM
13 21 (2.33%) EMC
14 19 (2.11%) SAP
15 16 (1.78%) Fortinet
16 15 (1.67%) NetApp
17 14 (1.56%) Nokia
17 14 (1.56%) 3Com
17 14 (1.56%) Sun
18 13 (1.44%) BMC
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 540% bonus, car allow, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £53000.00 - £63000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70 000 to £80 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 75K-85K (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £77000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago